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Discussion in 'Canada' started by borscht zanetti, Apr 2, 2015.

  1. devildogg

    devildogg Long timer

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    I use it with the 1090 no problems but make sure you have at least 2 tie downs on it and make sure the wheels on the lift are well off the ground
  2. Ymirtrials

    Ymirtrials Long timer Supporter

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    They are ones I built from 3/8" round stock. The main reason I built my own, well ok two reasons, I'm cheap and because I have four sets of bicycle panniers and they are made to clip on to 5/16" or 3/8" bars. Most of the moto racks I looked at seemed to be made from larger tubing size. I'm really happy with how this set turned out, these are the third version I've built for different bikes.
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  3. borscht zanetti

    borscht zanetti Pura Vida ! ... eh?

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    Happy Festivus, Happy Hanukkah and Merry Christmas !
    If you are close, stop by.
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  4. Ymirtrials

    Ymirtrials Long timer Supporter

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    Happy holidays!

    I’m stuck hobbling around after getting a meniscus repair on my knee last week...good thing I got a couple good days on the skis before hand.
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  5. borscht zanetti

    borscht zanetti Pura Vida ! ... eh?

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    Ice is your friend. Heal well.
  6. borscht zanetti

    borscht zanetti Pura Vida ! ... eh?

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    For those of you who find the short days of winter a tad troubling, here is a great site to track the lengthening days for your locale.
    Here, on the banks of the mighty Columbia, we have added 35 more minutes of vitamin D since the winter solstice !
    Soon, soon I tells ya, I will be powering down the driveway with something more exciting than my Toro snowflinger thingy!

    https://www.timeanddate.com/astronomy/@5918118
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  7. Ymirtrials

    Ymirtrials Long timer Supporter

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    The days are getting longer and the snow is getting deeper....thank goodness for snowpigs!
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  8. LiketorideLTR

    LiketorideLTR n00b

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    Any inmates heading to the Wetcoast for the Motorcycle show this Weekend?
  9. Ymirtrials

    Ymirtrials Long timer Supporter

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    Only if they are giving away free bikes.....
  10. devildogg

    devildogg Long timer

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    Roger that
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  11. borscht zanetti

    borscht zanetti Pura Vida ! ... eh?

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    That must have been just a tad exhausting digging that out!
    Good for you! I assume made it :D
  12. devildogg

    devildogg Long timer

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    Our snowpit revealed some nasty layers be careful out there IMG_20200117_123546.jpg
  13. devildogg

    devildogg Long timer

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    easy peezy with a bike, a pull on the ski and drop the clutch usually pops right up... Usually :)
  14. devildogg

    devildogg Long timer

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    We were able to ride from the cabin
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  15. borscht zanetti

    borscht zanetti Pura Vida ! ... eh?

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    Not to rain on anyone who is loving their snow sports, but we have these growing on our street....

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  16. devildogg

    devildogg Long timer

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    Need some way to not go crazy if its not to late
  17. borscht zanetti

    borscht zanetti Pura Vida ! ... eh?

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    Sadly, I just learned The Mushroom Addition Restaurant burned last night. Looks a total loss.

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  18. H96669

    H96669 A proud pragmatist.

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    Cooked to the ground altough a couple walls are still standing.I was just there late Friday afternoon for propane.....gone by the time I got up Saturday!:waysad
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    Lornce Lost In Place

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    Where's that?
  20. borscht zanetti

    borscht zanetti Pura Vida ! ... eh?

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    Fauqhier on Highway 6. It was a good place to stop.
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